Oskar Graf, Knight

Graf, Oskar (Freiburg/Breisgau 1873 – Bad Boll 1958). Knight. Lateral half-length portrait to the right. Aquatint etching. Inscribed in etched typography in the platemark: “Ritter.” Original-Radierung von Oskar Graf. / Druck & Verlag der Gesellschaft f. vervielf. Kunst in Wien. 12⅝ × 12⅝ in (32 × 32 cm).

Vollmer II, 288 f.: Has his main importance as etcher. – Pupil of Heinrich Knirr, Ludwig Schmid-Reutte and Adolf Hölzel as well as of Fernand Cormon. – Published per annual portfolio 1902 by the Society for Reproducing Arts in Vienna as internationally focussed spearhead for the experiments of the artists of Symbolism, Expressionism, and the Secession. – On light cardboard, whose wide margin slight foxing and with a few repaired tears.

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